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Restacking BRICs: Chocolate makers to rethink future growth markets, says Euromonitor

Euromonitor International has pinpointed several promising chocolate markets that may help manufacturers offset slowdowns in traditional emerging markets such as China and Brazil.

China no longer chocolate’s ‘beacon of hope’? India the only solid BRIC market in a changing chocolate market, says Euromonitor. ©iStock/DmyTo
Financial Results

Mondelēz expects 2% revenue decline after Brexit vote

Cadbury and Oreo maker Mondelēz International has cut its full-year outlook and now expects revenues to decline 2% given a challenging currency environment linked to the UK’s vote to quit the EU.

Bazooka Candy partners with new Ice Age movie to drive licensing business

Bazooka brands, owned by the Topps Company, have partnered with 20th Century Fox, Blue Sky Studios and the upcoming movie Ice Age: Collision Course.

H1 Financial Results

Lindt continues to grow but warns of ‘stagnating’ chocolate markets

Lindt has posted sales and profit growth its half-year results, but has highlighted weak consumer sentiment in some major chocolate markets.

Summer Fancy Food Show 2016

Social Enterprise: Harbor Sweets' honey-themed chocolate aims to protect bee populations

Harbor Sweets’ new chocolate line, Gather, is setting out to save a pollinator that supports one-third of world’s food supply – the honeybee.

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